Saturday, April 3, 2010

Happy Easter or April 4th

Will post new job leads on Monday, April 5th. 

In the meantime, Happy Easter or you can celebrate:  Children’s day in Taiwan and Hong Kong , Tell a Lie Day, and School Librarian Day.  A few other famous things to celebrate or mourn. 

• 1850 – Los Angeles, California is incorporated as a city.1873 – The Kennel Club is founded, the oldest and first official registry of purebred dogs in the world
• 1887 – Argonia, Kansas elects Susanna M. Salter as the first female mayor in the United States.

• 1887 – first home phone was installed
• 1968 – Apollo program: NASA launches Apollo 6.

• 1964 – The Beatles occupy the top five positions on the Billboard Hot 100 pop chart.

• 1973 – The World Trade Center in New York is officially dedicated.

• 1974 – Hank Aaron tied Babe Ruth’s home run record

• 1975 – Microsoft is founded as a partnership between Bill Gates and Paul Allen
Take a moment to remember the passing of William Henry Harrison, 9th U.S. President who died from pneumonia on April 4, 1841 after spending one month in office and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Civil Rights Leader who was assassinated in Memphis on April 4, 1968.

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